The Riv is located in Hamilton, Waikato. We are your local bar and bistro, right here in Hamilton East!
Here at The Riv, we have a huge lounge bar, boasting an excellent restaurant and opening up to a garden bar, perfect for those summer nights.
We also have the sportsmans bar, which is situated opposite the lounge bar, through doors.
At The Riv you will find we have something for everyone
Need a place for a function? Check out our venue hire page
Want to make a group booking for a meal in our restaurant and preorder your meals? No problem, just give us a call.
Need Xmas Cash?? We've got $850 of it to give away to a Riv member today. Be here after 4.30pm today for the draw. If your numbers called out you win the cash!! Also its members handles all day for $5.
LIVE MUSIC FRIDAYS: Relax with a drink after work every Friday in our fabulous courtyard and listen to the great sounds of Louella from 4pm. Great food selection available as well. Email and et us know you are bringing in 5 or more and we'll put on a free platter.
Getting rather excited to watch the big race today on our large screens. Be here at the Riv ladies receive free bubbles on arrival and free nibbles. for everyone. Betting facilities available. Hope to see you soon.
Melbourne Cup Day, next Tuesday 5th Nov: From 3pm at The Riv. Live Music, Special Cocktails , Nibbles , TAB on site, Free bubbles on arrival for anyone in a hat. Email us to book a table for you and your mates. firstname.lastname@example.org